You can’t have your cake and eat it too.


Cake Pakistan, not quite the movie cover I was expecting

I know next to nothing about Pakistan. My cultural frame of reference is limited to the fact that I know Pakistan have a good cricket team and even when I searched “Pakistan famous cricketer” I was only familiar with one name (Imran Khan). Now I don’t know if this says more about my lack of knowledge of Pakistan or of cricket, or a combination of both. Either way, my understanding of Pakistan is limited.

My lack of understanding meant that I had to google the language that was being used, I googled the predominant language in Pakistan and found that it was Urdu, this was also supported by Netflix’s feature which shows the language in the movie.

However, the language in the movie swapped quite frequently between English and Urdu and the phrases that were said in English were quite…

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